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Arrest made in Dacula daycare child abuse investigation

A Lawrenceville man is being held without bond following his arrest on child abuse charges related to an investigation that closed a Dacula daycare last month.

Suspect wanted after shooting man at Norcross apartment

The suspect, whose name hasn’t been released, allegedly shot the man in the stomach at the door of the victim’s ex-girlfriend’s apartment.

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Cops: North Carolina car thieves arrested after Duluth robbery

The suspects allegedly snatched a woman’s purse near Sam’s Club in Duluth.

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Testimony: Former football star claims tossing game led to child's death

Steven Singleton is charge with murder in the death of 4-year-old Tye Hardin.

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POST opens investigation as Victor Hill says he’s continuing duties

Clayton County Sheriff Victor Hill was arrested on a reckless conduct charge Wednesday night related to the shooting of his friend in Gwinnett County.

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Norcross 'insurance agent' pleads guilty to $3.7 million fraud

John Paul Kill ripped off trucking companies from more than 20 states while operating the business out of his home, authorities said.

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Cops shoot Lawrenceville man following suicide threats | VIDEO

Police are on the scene of an officer involved shooting in Lawrenceville, waiting on the GBI to arrive

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Decades an inmate, a Lawrenceville man makes a play for freedom — and love

John Lofton went to state prison eight times. He wants to stop.

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‘Stoned drunk’ defense fails man accused of great niece’s molestation

Jerome McMurtry, a former Duluth resident, was convicted this week.

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Police seek suspect in Walmart cash thefts in Duluth, Cumming

The man is accused of breaking into cash registers at the stores in late April, police announced Wednesday.

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Driver charged with vehicular homicide in death of Suwanee man

John Paul Hartley is accused of making an unsafe U-turn and vehicular homicide in the accident that killed Patrick W. Wood, 25, last Monday.

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Shot fired at Conyers Middle School, one student in custody | PHOTOS

Shot fired at Conyers Middle School; suspect in custody.

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Victor Hill: Shooting was 'tragic and heartbreaking accident'

Clayton County Sheriff Victor Hill released a brief statement Tuesday, breaking his silence since shooting a friend in Gwinnett County.

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Cops: Three officers sent to hospital after suspects use SUVs as weapons

A 16-year-old Atlanta boy was arrested after the Snellville-area incident Tuesday morning, while another suspect remained wanted, police said.

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Gwinnett DA suspicious of Clayton Sheriff Victor Hill in shooting case

Gwinnett County District Attorney Danny Porter said he believes Hill could have been acting negligently when he shot a woman in the Lawrenceville area on Sunday.